Friday night singing to be held

at StonePath

Dugar Strickland will host the fourth Friday Night “pickin and grinning” Friday, Aug. 23, in the StonePath Church Fellowship Hall featuring “Crystal River,” “Rivers Edge” and The Shiloh Singers.

The meal will begin at 6 p.m. and the singing will begin at 7 p.m.

The church is at 8430 Maysville Hwy, Maysville.

Men’s program set

at Bush River

Bush River Baptist Church men’s group will hold its “What’s on your mind” program from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aug. 24.

All men, pastors and deacons are invited to attend. The program is for ages 13 and up.

The church will hold its 33rd choir anniversary at 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 25.

Lisa Peppers is the choir president. The Rev. Julius Mack is the pastor.

Hoschton UMC

plans bingo

Hoschton United Methodist Church will host its Primetimers Bingo from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 30. It is a covered dish luncheon.

The church plans homecoming Oct. 6. Retired minister, the Rev. David Bowen, will be the guest speaker. Lunch will follow the 11 a.m. service.

Hoschton UMC also plans its fall cleanup day Sept. 28 (rain date is Oct. 5).

Men’s breakfast set at Commerce Community Church

Commerce Community Church’s men’s breakfast is set for 8 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 25.

The breakfast will be at Commerce Presbyterian Church on Lakeview Drive. For more information, call John Booth at 706-254-6600.

New Liberty plans new sermon series

Pastor Amanda Lane will begin her sermon series on God’s Kingdom Sunday, Aug. 25.

The sermon will be “Unshakable Kingdom” with scripture from Hebrews 12:18-29.

Worship is at 11 a.m.

Lane recently completed her sermon series on family love at New Liberty.

New Liberty UMC is at 17 Thompson Mill Rd., Braselton.

For more information, call 706-654-2406.

Arbor Pointe youth plan trip to

Stone Mountain

The 412 Youth at Arbor Pointe Church at West Jackson will start back Sunday, Aug. 25, with a trip to Stone Mountain after church. Call the church for details.

In other church news, the Arbor Pointe Grow to Be You day-school plans Parents Night Out from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31.

For prices and more information, email

Arbor Pointe also hosts Celebrate Recovery Thursdays in the sanctuary. A light supper is served at 6 p.m. followed by the program at 6:45 p.m.

The church is at 115 Towne Center Pkwy., Hoschton.

For more information, call 770-272-6778 or visit

Singing set at Little Country Church

The Little Country Church will host its fourth Sunday night singing Sunday, August 25, featuring New Vision with Steve Pruitt.

The church is at 1151 Old Airport Road, Commerce.

For more information, call pastor Swayne Cochran at 706-677-2839.

Mother, daughter

to share testimony

Mother and daughter guest speakers will share their testimony of deliverance from drug abuse and domestic violence at Crossroads Worship Center Church of God at 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 25.

The Rev. T. Gary Thompson is the pastor.

The church is at 365 Highway 441 S, Commerce.

For more information, call the church at 706-335-9000.

Hoschton Baptist plans movie night

Hoschton Baptist Church plans The plans movie night at 6 p.m Sunday, Aug. 25, featuring “American Gospel.”

The church also will establish a new children’s discipleship time called “Kid’s Club” incorporating children’s choir, Bible time and recreation time.

Hoschton Baptist Church is at 380 Sam Freeman Rd., Hoschton.

For more information, call 706-654-8415.

The pastor is the Rev. Cory Sexton.

Northeast offers citizenship classes

Northeast Church will offer a free citizenship class beginning at 6;30 p.m. Sept. 18.

The class will help participants prepare for the citizenship interview and assist in preparation of the N400 packet.

Students must be 18 and show proof of residency.

Pre-register at

The class will be held at the Country Inn Suites, 925 Hwy. 124, Braselton.

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